At GAMA Healthcare we help prevent infections and save lives. We offer an extensive range of infection prevention products and services with our flagship range being disinfectant wipes and hand gels. You’ll find a GAMA product in most UK hospitals, and as infection prevention becomes more important in people’s lives, the need for them has never been greater.
Our newly established Product Optimisation and Technical Transfer team is looking for an experienced Process Engineer. As a Process Engineer you will work closely with our Product Development team to provide the skill, excellence and ‘know-how’ in development of scalable manufacturing; from prototyping to launch of large-scale manufacturing for key product formats and future innovations.
What will you do?
Deliver scale-up of formulations created within product development and technical transfer of innovations to GAMA Healthcare’s already growing external manufacturing partners
Ownership for providing process engineering expertise and support for pipeline projects across all product categories
Ensure new products can be scaled up appropriately and with confidence and issue-free as part of the product development process to meet key launch timings
Trouble-shoot and solve problems in development and technical transfer of new products
Collaborate cross-functionally with teams such as Supply Chain/ Operations/ Quality/ R&D as new products are transferred to international manufacturing sites
Visit manufacturing sites (when travel restrictions are eased) to help build and maintain successful relationships with external manufacturing partners to GAMA
Work with colleagues in GAMA UK and GAMA China
What will you need?
Outstanding track record as a Process Developer/Engineer with high-level experience as part of a product development team or technical transfer team, working as the interface of R&D and Supply Chain/Operations
Demonstrable experience with qualification and validation process scale-up and tech transfer of key processes to external manufacturing partners internationally
Prior experience in disinfection products or wipes
Prior experience working in a regulated environment (ideally GMP or ISO:13485)
GMP/Hygienic Processing skills would be highly advantageous
Process Safety skills with experience processing flammable materials or products
Ability to use the relevant Risk Management/Assessment Tools (PHA, FMEA, HACCP)
Working knowledge on Lean Six Sigma techniques. TPM/WCM experience is beneficial.
Open and collaborative working style with both internal and external partners
Driven to provide the best working environment, relationships, consideration for their team and other stakeholders, while also providing flair & entrepreneurship in a high-growth SME
Chemical Engineering or Chemistry Degree or equivalent experience
What will you get?
A competitive salary of circa. £50,000
Annual performance related bonus of up to 19.5% of salary
Commitment to your personal and professional development
33 days holiday (including bank holidays)
A competitive, contributory pension scheme
Private Medical Insurance for you, and additional for your family
Health Cashback plan for vouchers toward medical costs
What’s it like at GAMA?
At GAMA Healthcare we’re motivated by purpose, not just the global potential of our brands. We’re an innovative company led by two inspiring entrepreneur doctors. The pace is fast and, when needed, we can shift direction quickly, but we pull together to get things done. We’re proud of our people and you’ll always have the support and encouragement needed to be successful.
For several years we’ve achieved double-digit growth and we’re not stopping there. We’re looking for capable people to join us on our journey.